Don Raye

Don Raye

Real Name:
Donald MacRae Wilhoite, Jr.
Profile:
American vaudevillian and songwriter (born March 16, 1909 in Washington DC - died January 29, 1985). Raye started his career as a dancer, going on to win the "Virginia State Dancing Championship." He started work in vaudeville as a "song and dance man" often writing his own songs for his act. In 1935 he started work as a songwriter, collaborating with numerous composers.
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Don Raye Discography

Singles & EPs

251 Freddie Slack With Rhythm Section* And Ella Mae Morse With Don Raye Freddie Slack With Rhythm Section* And Ella Mae Morse With Don Raye - The House Of Blue Lights / Hey Mr. Postman(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 251 US 1946 Sell This Version
82467 Sonny Burke And His Orchestra , Vocals: Don Raye & Gene DePaul Sonny Burke And His Orchestra , Vocals: Don Raye & Gene DePaul - The Sidewalk Shufflers / That's The One For Me(Shellac, 10", Single, Mono) Brunswick 82467 Germany 1951 Sell This Version